Common Purpose started in the United Kingdom in 1989 and to
date, more than 40,000 people have participated in our leadership
development courses internationally.
The idea spread and Common Purpose programmes are currently run
in France, Germany, Ghana, India, Sweden, Turkey, Ireland, Hungary
and South Africa.
Common Purpose (Ireland) Ltd was launched in 1996.
The programmes are well established in Cork, Dublin and the Mid
West region. Our Common Purpose community in Ireland continues to
Our speakers, host organisations and participants alike create
impact and sustainability in our country through their
collaborative approach to leading change in their respective